TRISHA YEARWOOD Biography - Musicians


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Name: Patricia Lynn Yearwood                                                         
Born: 19 September 1964 Monticello, Georgia, USA                                     
Patricia Lynn (Trisha) Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is a three-time Grammy     
award-winning American country music singer. Her first number one single was "She's 
in Love with the Boy" (released 1991), followed by eight more number one singles.   
She has released 11 albums, all of which have been certified gold or platinum.       
One of the most popular female country singers of the '90s, Trisha Yearwood         
initially rose to fame as a protegee of Garth Brooks but quickly staked out her     
own identity. She has won the Country Music Association's "Female Vocalist           
of the Year" award twice and the Academy of Country Music Awards' "Top Female       
Vocalist" award once.